Song Review: Pixy – Villain
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Song Review: Pixy – Villain

While I haven’t been sold on Pixy’s title tracks thus far, last year’s b-side turned English-language single Bewitched hinted at a more beguiling sound. By dabbling in dynamic electronic textures, Pixy found a niche worth exploring further. So, when teasers suggested new single Villain might build on this momentum, my interested was piqued. Opening with … Continue reading

Song Review: Pixy – Bewitched
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Song Review: Pixy – Bewitched

*Switching this post from “buried treasure” to “song review,” and including the mv for the English version below. The review corresponds to the Korean version. Listening to Pixy’s new album, I feel like I finally understand the appeal of the group. Title track Addicted might actually be the weakest of the four songs, with Bewitched … Continue reading

Song Review: Pixy – Wings
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Song Review: Pixy – Wings

Debut girl group Pixy is perhaps most notable as the new home of former Cherry Bullet leader Mirae (rechristened Ella, here). Their pre-release teasers hinted at a darker, fantasy-themed concept. I’m always up for more fantasy aesthetics in K-pop, especially since Oh My Girl has all-but abandoned them of late. However, Wings plays more like … Continue reading